Language Connections

Please also check our most recent Bilinguals Connect requests on our home page.

 LanguageContactin PersonTelephone
ArabicMariamaria(dot)c(dot)maggi(at)gmail(dot)com 0428 130 091
Czech Tereza Saturdays, Woodlands(04) 2850 1010
Dutch Diana Saturdays 10-12pm, Cottesloe(04) 8816 4058
Finnish JenniWednesdays 9:30-11:30, Northern suburbs(04) 0761 0669
French Sonia (children 4-8 years)

Bonjour Kids Recreational Centre, Woodvale,

(04) 3229 7410
German SilviaKingsley Playgroup has three German-speaking groups (Monday 9:15am, Friday 9:15am and 11:30am) Kingsley(dot)Playgroup(at)gmail(dot)com(08) 9487 0705
German Bayswater Playgroup, Thursday arvo,  bayswaterplaygroup(at)gmail(dot)com 
Greek LisaClaremont, Thursdays, for primary school aged children(08) 9402 2816
Hakka Amygilesandkok(at)iinet(dot)net(dot)au(04) 1211 1434
Italian SilviaKingsley Playgroup, date and time TBA, Kingsley(dot)Playgroup(at)gmail(dot)com(08) 9487 0705
Mandarin SilviaKingsley Playgroup, Tuesday afternoon,  Kingsley(dot)Playgroup(at)gmail(dot)com(08) 9487 0705
Russian, Ukrainian Lenalena(dot)garina(at)gmail(dot)com(04) 2810 9493
Serbian, Bosnian StefanStefan(dot)Mocevic(at)se1(dot)bp(dot)com 
Spanish Raquel New playgroup to start North of river(04) 3167 1011
Other Languages Irmaafter hours

(04) 6664 0455


Please click on the name to send an e-mail to our volunteer language coordinators.  

How to meet same language speakers

1. Search for groups that connect people who speak your language through meet-up.

As of 18 March 2014, Meet-up-Groups connects speakers and learners of

Find more details for all languages: It’s easy to start up a Meet-up Group. Just click on the link and give it a go.

2. Contact your local consulat or honorary consulat and explore whether the officials are aware of any groups of same language speakers meeting in your city. just use google to find the contact details.